Sometimes a property surfaces that you haven’t thought about it in forever and you’re surprised when the words come before you. We talked recently about the new Night Head 2041 series and that arrived previously with a July 2021 debut on Fuji TV with their +Ultra block.
The original live-action show spawned the 2006 Night Head Genesis anime series that Media Blasters released back in early 2021, Media Blasters has now brought that series over to Tubi for streaming with its full run in its original Japanese language with English subtitles here.
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Plot Concept: It is common knowledge that the human mind is neither fully understood nor ever put to its maximum use. There is a theory that the mind’s 70% unused portion holds the potential for astounding mental capabilities, known as the “Night Head.”
Meet Naoto and Naoya Kirihara, two brothers abandoned by their parents who were terrified of their offspring’s potentially dangerous psychic gifts. Held in captivity for fifteen years, the psychic siblings finally escape their laboratory prison to explore and experience the outside world. Still burdened by the dire responsibility of their paranormal powers, they soon become entangled in case after case involving supernatural phenomena. This gradually leads the brothers to uncover an evil global corporation out to exploit and harness the psychic energy of gifted individuals such as themselves!